The 2014 World Giving Index Findings Ranks US in 9th Place for Donations

On Wednesday, the new World Giving Index was released. There are two notable aspects of this report, as compared to other reports on charity: It provides comparative data country by country across the globe. It measures giving in three ways—donations, volunteering, and helping a stranger. … Continue readingThe 2014 World Giving Index Findings Ranks US in 9th Place for Donations

Announcement and Application for the Texas Nonprofit Council

The Health and Human Service Commission’s announcement of the Texas Nonprofit Council created under S.B. 993 and signed into law by Governor Perry in the 83rd regular session (83R) of the Texas Legislature. Please take a moment and read the brief announcement for more details … Continue readingAnnouncement and Application for the Texas Nonprofit Council

How is Sequestration Hurting Your Organization and Community?

Tell us how sequestration is hurting your organization and community: go to the Council of Nonprofits’ GiveVoice.org website. Share Your Nonprofit’s Story and Data Questions have emerged over whether the negative consequences of the across-the-board budget cuts known as sequestration have been over or understated. Some members … Continue readingHow is Sequestration Hurting Your Organization and Community?